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Help with Statistics and Error Analysis in the Lab

Dr. Faith Morrison, Michigan Tech

Prof. Faith A. Morrison
Department of Chemical Engineering
Michigan Technological University



Prof. Morrison's Statistics/Error analysis lectures from CM3215 (pdf)

1.  Lecture: Random Error and Replicates   20Jan2016
2.  Reading Error   20Jan2016
3.  Calibration Error   25Jan2016
4.  Error Propagation   1Feb2016
5.  Least Squares Curve Fitting  and LINEST  26Jan2016
6.  Sensing Limit 26Jan2016


Professor Morrison's Error Analysis Worksheets

Handy Materials for Error Analysis


Data Rejection


Short version:  don't do it.  In case you want to ignore this advice, search for
  • Chauvenet's criteria (for normally distributed data)
  • Rejection Quotient (Q-test)

Khan Academy
Misc



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